Live Where Others Vacation. Exciting Thoracic Surgery in Coastal Virginia for Sentara, An Award Winning Health System

Virginia Beach, VA

Inpatient and outpatient

Job Highlights

  • High Income Potential
  • Not for Profit Employer
  • Sentara Leigh Hospital

    Sentara Medical Group

    Live Where Others Vacation!! Coastal Virginia!

    Sentara Healthcare, an award winning, nationally recognized, non-profit, integrated healthcare system is expanding our thoracic program in Coastal Virginia!

    Sentara Medical Group is seeking an experienced Thoracic Surgeon to join our team of 19 surgeons. We currently have three thoracic surgeons on the team with one retiring soon.

    ***Named One of the Top Five Large Healthcare Systems in the Country by IBM Watson***

    Our expanding services will have time split between 2 hospitals located in VA Beach and Hampton. ER/Night Call will remain at only one facility-Sentara Leigh Hospital.

    Must be comfortable performing the full spectrum of general thoracic surgery care. The successful candidate will have clinical experience in thoracic surgery, inclusive of malignant and non-malignant diseases of the lungs, pleura, diaphragm, and the mediastinum including the esophagus. Advanced skills in bronchoscopy, thoracoscopic and laparoscopic surgery techniques are preferred and must have established skills in minimally invasive surgery and/or robotic assisted surgery.

    Teaching opportunities available at Eastern Virginia Medical School.


    High Volume, Employed practice

    Advanced Practice Providers

    Beautiful Offices on Hospital Campus

    Experienced Office and Clinical Staff


    About Sentara Medical Group

    Be an integral part of a Healthcare System focused on Quality, Transformation, and Innovation.Sentara Medical Group is a division of Sentara Healthcare, one of the most progressive and integrated healthcare organizations in the nation. Created in 1995 to optimize patient access by expanding Sentara's geographical reach, Sentara Medical Group averages over 1.5 million patient encounters per year.Comprised of over 850 Physicians & Advance Practice Clinicians, Sentara Medical Group has its own board of directors and other self-governing capabilities. Sentara gives Sentara Medical Group providers many benefits including a fully integrated electronic medical records system, money-saving efficiencies, and the support and resources of a nationally recognized healthcare organization. The most important benefit, however, is Sentara's reputation as the gold standard for quality healthcare.

    Posted July 7, 2021